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2019 Capital Projects List

Post Date:05/17/2019 10:30 AM

Lac La Biche County undertakes a variety of capital projects each year. These projects, which may include construction or be engineering-only, expand and improve our community's infrastructure to better serve residents and visitors.

Below is a summary of capital projects that are planned for 2019. Lac La Biche County works to ensure the information on this page is accurate and updated regularly, but please note that project scopes and timelines may change for a variety of reasons.

For more details about a specific project, please call (780) 623-1747 and ask to speak to the department in charge of the project.

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2019 Engineering-Only Projects
2019 New Construction Projects
2019 Construction Programs

2018 Carryover Projects

 Project

 Location  Timeline  Consultant Construction Company

County Department In Charge

Highway 858 Water & Sewer Line Replacements (Phases 4 and 5)
Phase 4: Highway 858 in the hamlet of Plamondon, from 100 Avenue to 102 Avenue.

Phase 5: 101 Avenue in the hamlet of Plamondon, from Highway 858 to 102 Street.

Phases 1, 2 and 3 completed in 2018. Construction in progress. V3 Companies Thompson Infrastructure Ltd. Engineering Services
Mission Beach Phases 2 & 3 Water & Sewer Line Installations

Phases 2 and 3 of Mission Beach subdivision (Lakeshore Drive, Beach Road, McGrane Road, Range Road 142A and Township Road 674A).

Construction expected to start in June 2019. MPE Engineering 640 Earthworks Engineering Services
Township Road 674 Base & Pave Township Road 674 from Range Road 144A to Range Road 152 (approx. six kilometres). Construction expected to start in June 2019. Stantec

In-house paving.
TBD

Engineering Services

Archery Building:

Constructing a facility for 2019 World Archery 3D Championships. The building will be leased to the Lakeland Archers.

Lac La Biche Shooting Association property, west of Mission Road. Project is in progress. Expected completion date is June, 2019. In-house

Building shell by Friesen Buildings.

Interior work to be done by local contractors

Parks & Facilities
Craigend Grader Shop Intersection of Highway 55 and Range Road 134, across from Craigend Hall. Project is in progress. Expected completion date is September 2019. Richards Consulting TBD Engineering Services

Old Trail Boat Launch Upgrades:

Constructing a washroom facility and picnic shelter at the Old Trail boat launch.

Old Trail boat launch, in between Bayview Beach and Ulliac Beach subdivisions.

Construction expected to start in spring of 2019.

In-house In-house Parks & Facilities
County Centre Shop Expansion (Phase 2 Site Services) Lac La Biche County Centre property, southeast of the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Phase 1 completed in 2018. Construction expected to resume in summer of 2019. Richards Consulting Van Ross Contracting Engineering Services
Bold Center Food Court Inside the Bold Center, in the hamlet of Lac La Biche.

Project is in progress. Expected completion date is May, 2019.

Williams Engineering Local contractors Parks & Facilities

Bold Center Sports Fields:

Developing artificial and natural turf playing fields and an eight-lane track.

Immediately east of the Bold Center, in the hamlet of Lac La Biche.

Artificial turf field and track: Expected completion date is August, 2019.

Natural track: Expected completion date is summer of 2019.

Lombard North Group TBD Parks & Facilities

Spray Park Upgrades:

  1. Installing shade structures.
  2. Constructing a washroom facility and concession building.
Paul Richard Memorial Spray Park in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Project is in progress. Expected completion date is May, 2019. In-house Local contractors Parks & Facilities

Jubilee Hall Renovations:

Preparing the building for the Lac La Biche Regional Museum & Discovery Centre's relocation.

Jubilee Hall, at the corner of 99 Street and 101 Avenue in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Project is in progress. Expected completion date is May, 2019 In-house In-house Parks & Facilities

2019 Engineering-Only Projects

These projects do not involve construction. They include surveying, designing and other work in preparation for possible construction in the future.

Project Location Timeline Consultant

County Department In Charge

Main Street Revitalization:

Developing a streetscape plan for enhancing the hamlet of Lac La Biche's primary downtown area.

101 Avenue in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, from 100 Street to 103 Street. Engineering started in 2018 with Project Coordination Team. V3 Companies Planning & Development

101 Avenue Water & Sewer Lines

101 Avenue in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, from 100 Street to 105 Street.

Project is currently on hold, pending decision on Main Street Revitalization.

TBD Engineering Services

100 Avenue Base & Pave

100 Avenue in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, from 103 Street to 105 Street. Engineering is in progress. Expected completion date is Aug. 31, 2019. Stantec Engineering Services

New Aquatic Centre:

Planning for a new building to house Lac La Biche County's aquatic programming (swimming lessons, etc.) This project is dependent on grant funding.

Immediately south of the Bold Center in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Engineering to take place in stages throughout 2019. TBD Parks & Facilities
Sentinel Industrial Park Water & Sewer Lines Sentinel Industrial Park, approximately three kilometres west of the hamlet of Lac La Biche and immediately north of Highway 55. TBD TBD Engineering Services

Protective Services Facility:

Planning for a new building to house a fire hall and act as a base for Lac La Biche County Peace Officers. This project is dependent on the outcomes of an operational review of Lac La Biche County Fire Rescue.

Immediately southeast of the Bold Center in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Engineering to take place in stages throughout 2019. TBD Parks & Facilities

2019 New Construction Projects

Project

Location

Timeline

Consultant

Construction Company

County Department In Charge

Holowachuk Estates Road, Trail & Boat Launch Improvements:

Repaving the subdivision access road, extending the walking trail to the nearby boat launch, and rehabilitating the parking area at the launch.

Range Road 134 (access road to Holowachuk Estates). Construction expected to start in summer of 2019. Wood Martushev Logging Ltd. Engineering Services
Plamondon-Caslan Connector (North) Base & Pave

Range Road 162 (Plamondon-Caslan Connector) from Highway 55 to Township Road 670 (approx. six and a half kilometres).

Construction expected to start in July 2019.
WSP TBD Engineering Services

95 Street Water & Sewer Line Extensions:

Extending water and sewer infrastructure to facilitate development in the area.

95 Street in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, from 83 Avenue to 91 Avenue. Construction expected to start in spring of 2019.
V3 Companies TBD Engineering Services
Lakeview Crescent Water, Sewer & Natural Gas Line Replacements Lakeview Crescent in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Construction has started.

V3 Companies / Hames Engineering

Thompson Infrastructure / Lac La Biche Gas Coop Engineering Services
104 Street Water & Sewer Line Replacements 104 Street in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, from 101 Avenue to 101B Avenue. Construction expected to start in June 2019.
Stantec TBD Engineering Services

BNR Plant Capital Renewal:

Proactively replacing process equipment at the wastewater treatment plant.

BNR Plant on Range Road 141. Project is ongoing. TBD TBD Utilities

Campsite Road Boat Launch:

Reclaiming the boat launch at Plamondon Whitesands Resort and constructing a new launch nearby on Campsite Road.

Boat launch reclamation: Plamondon Whitesands Resort on Campsite Road.
Boat launch construction: Plamondon Motor Sports Club property on Campsite Road.

Construction expected to take place in summer of 2019, dependent on approvals. TBD TBD Parks & Facilities

Poplar Point Boat Launch:

Developing a boat launch at Poplar Point, on the north shore of Lac La Biche Lake.

Poplar Point, at the south end of Range Road 144. Construction expected to take place in summer of 2019, dependent on approvals. TBD TBD Parks & Facilities

Golf Course Pump House & Water Intake (for irrigation system)

Lac La Biche Golf & Country Club. Construction expected to take place in summer of 2019. WSP TBD

Parks & Facilities

Golden Sands Playground

Golden Sands subdivision. Expected completion date is June, 2019. In-house Blue Imp

Parks & Facilities

Dumasfield Playground Expansion

Dumasfield Park in the hamlet of Lac La Biche.

Expected completion date is June, 2019.

In-house Blue Imp Parks & Facilities

Picnic Shelter at Floating Dock

Churchill Drive in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, adjacent to the seasonal floating dock. Construction expected to take place in summer of 2019. In-house In-house

Parks & Facilities

Campsite at Bold Center Immediately east of the Bold Center in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, adjacent to planned sports fields. Project is in design stages. Future construction timeline TBD. Lombard North Group TBD

Parks & Facilities

 Archery Facility Water and Sewer  From Mission Road to Lakeland Archery Facility. Project is in progress. Expected construction completion date is August 2019. Stantec  TBD  Engineering Services 

2019 Construction Programs

These programs will enhance infrastructure in multiple locations throughout the County.

Program

Timeline
Consultant Construction Company
County Department In Charge

Sidewalk Replacements

In progress. N/A Signature Contractors Transportation Services

Hamlet Road Resurfacing

To begin after sidewalk replacements are completed. N/A TBD Transportation Services

Walking Trail Resurfacing

TBD TBD TBD Parks & Facilities

Outdoor Rink Resurfacing:

Dumasfield subdivision (hamlet of Lac La Biche), Rich Lake and Owl River

Construction expected to take place in summer of 2019. In-house In-house

Parks & Facilities

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